School’s out early, so grab your pals and come explore rigs of all shapes and sizes. Big time fun – free raffle.

All ages, FREE!
FHES playground 11am – 1pm, Friday, October 13


Holiday Celebration

Join us for an all ages festive craft activity at the Island Lights Festival tree-lighting ceremony.

All ages, FREE!
4:30-6pm, Friday, December 1 
Location: Brickworks 


New Year’s Eve Celebration

Join us as we count down the New Year with family, neighbors, and friends! Bring a sweet or savory snack to share. Bingo, hat decorating, photo booth and more.

All ages, FREE!
7-9pm, Sunday, December 31
Location: Mullis Center 


Resolution Run/Walk 5k & Salish Splash

Start your year off right by sprinting into the new year with enthusiasm and health and fitness as your goal at Island Rec’s 3rd annual Resolution Run/Walk 5k! Start/end at Jackson Beach so that you can also enjoy an icy dip in the Salish Sea. 5k begins at 10am. Salish Splash at 11am. Fires will be built, and food will be available, please make sure to bring a change of clothes if you plan on Splashing with us.

NYR-f17 ● $10 for ages 16+, 15 and under: FREE!
10am start: Monday, January 1, 2018
Location: Jackson Beach


Friday Harbor 8.8K Loop Run

2017 marks 40 years running! Be part of this Island tradition. The race begins at 9:00am on Spring Street, goes through town on Warbass to Turn Point, to Pear Point, to Argyle and ends at the County Fair. A fun run/walk for all ages! Registration fee includes entrance to the Fair and a t-shirt. Awards ceremony follows race with medals awarded for first three places in 5-year age categories. We are delighted to have Xtreme Fitness as the Premier Sponsor of this event.

Day before Race 8/18/17: Pick up your Race # and t-shirt at the Island Rec office between 11am-5pm

Day of Race, Saturday Aug 19, 2017: 8:00-8:45am:
Pick up your race # at Wells Fargo Bank at the “V” on Spring Street. Day-of registrations will also be accepted.

Click to view the Race course Map

Saturday, August 19, 2017
9:00am Start
Location: Wells Fargo Parking Lot, Friday Harbor WA
Early Fee: Ages 12 & Under $15 (Register by July 31)
                 Ages 13 & up $20
Regular Fee: Ages 12 & Under $20
                      Ages 13 & Up $25

8.8k Men by Time results
8.8k Women by Time results
Overall Results